As June began, the rain did as well, as I mentioned in my last two posts (here and here). The … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would, of course, talk about the weather. About flooding in … More
As I mentioned in a previous post, I have just moved to a trial four day working week. Wednesdays are going to be my ‘day off’, and I need to really think how to use the time.
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea… we would talk about how one of life’s pleasures is … More
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…we would talk about Friday morning’s offshore earthquakes – a 7.1 at East Cape which was felt across the country (and which woke me up), and a 7.4 and 8.1 in the Kermadec Islands.
If we were having coffee…or even a cup of tea…you would see a freshly baked cake. I would tell you … More
For a pre-Valentine’s Day treat, we went to Shed 5 on Thursday evening after my Pilates class. It was a … More
A Tuesday evening in summer, just before Christmas, seemed like just the right time to go out for dinner as … More
It is a bit of tradition that on Thursday evening after Pilates we go for something to eat. It can … More
For most of 2020, I have made a note each day of three things that have brought me joy, made me smile or just feel grateful for at that particular moment.